At the moment it is known about 16 victims.
In the United States in connection with a sharp cold snap this week has killed at least 16 people. On Thursday, January 4. It is reported by CNN.
According to media reports, six deaths registered in Wisconsin, four in Texas, three in North Carolina and one in Michigan, Missouri and North Dakota.
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It is noted that as a result of heavy snowfalls, Gale-force wind and frost American cities literally paralyzed – 3 100 flights cancelled, hundreds of schools are closed and the shelves of grocery stores were empty.